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Meetings with RemarkableTrees

BBC Four

Meetings with Remarkable Trees

Series 2

Episode 1: The Meikleour Beech Hedge

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Four

Series on significant trees. This programme explores the link between the biggest beech hedge in the world and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Show more

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Yes Minister

BBC Four

Yes, Minister

Series 1

Episode 1: Open Government

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

First episode of the acclaimed sitcom about an apparently clueless British government minister and the advisers who surround him. Show more

Contributors

James Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Sir Humphrey Appleby:
Nigel Hawthorne
Bernard Woolley:
Derek Fowlds
Sir Arnold Robinson:
John Nettleton
Annie Hacker:
Diana Hoddinott
The Mayor:
Norman Mitchell
Producer:
Stuart Allen
Director:
Stuart Allen
Writer:
Antony Jay

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More Dawn French's Girls Who Do: Comedy

BBC Four

More Dawn French's Girls Who Do: Comedy

Series 1

Episode 4: Julie Walters

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Dawn French interviews Julie Walters about her life in comedy.

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Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Charlie Brooker takes an irreverent look at all aspects of life on the small screen, including capsule reviews of the week's highs and lows. Show more

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The Iron Ladies of Liberia

BBC Four

Storyville

Why Democracy?

Part 3: Iron Ladies of Liberia

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary about the Liberian president Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Africa's first elected female head of state, as she struggles to take control of a country devastated by civil war. Show more

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The Alan Clark Diaries

BBC Four

The Alan Clark Diaries

Episode 4: Defence of the Realm

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Dramatisation of the colourful memoirs of the late Conservative MP. Clark has finally made it into the Ministry of Defence, but his triumph is short-lived. Show more

Contributors

Alan Clark:
John Hurt
Jane Clark:
Jenny Agutter
Julian Scopes:
Julian Wadham
Margaret Thatcher:
Louise Gold
Tom King:
Peter Blythe
Charles Powell:
Terence Harvey
Director:
Jon Jones

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Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Charlie Brooker takes an irreverent look at all aspects of life on the small screen, including capsule reviews of the week's highs and lows. Show more

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As 10pm

BBC Four

Storyville

Why Democracy?

Part 3: Iron Ladies of Liberia

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary about the Liberian president Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Africa's first elected female head of state, as she struggles to take control of a country devastated by civil war. Show more

BBC Four

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